control point


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control point

1. A position along a route of march at which men are stationed to give information and instructions for the regulation of supply or traffic.
2. A position marked by a buoy, boat, aircraft, electronic device, conspicuous terrain feature, or other identifiable object which is given a name or number and used as an aid to navigation or control of ships, boats, or aircraft.
3. In marking mosaics, a point located by ground survey with which a corresponding point on a photograph is matched as a check.
Translations

control point

npunto di controllo
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